451 E. 36th Street Charlotte, North Carolina 28205

Our Impact

 In 2014-2015

The teens speak about Behailu’s impact on them:

  • 90% increased interest in the arts
  • 80% have a mentor or adult to look up to at Behailu
  • 88% increased self-confidence (helped me find my voice)
  • 80% improved ability to me make healthy choices

 

The families speak about Behailu’s impact on their children:

  • 95% observe teen’s demonstrated an increased interest in arts
  • 95% report their child has a mentor at Behailu
  • 95% agree their child had opportunities to participate in enrichment activities and community service projects
  • 75% believe their child is better prepared for college and life after graduation

 

The numbers speak about Behailu’s impact on the community:

In our first three years:

  • 100% of seniors, 18 total, graduated from high school
  • 100% of graduates are enrolled in college, military, or the workforce
  • At the beginning of year four, 20% of students are enrolled for their second year, 30% of teens enrolled are entering their 3rd or 4th at Behailu Academy